Man fatally shot by police in weekend incident along I-35 in San Marcos identified

Hays

Editor’s Note: The video included in this story is from past coverage of the incident on April 10, 2021.

SAN MARCOS, Texas (KXAN) — The man who died after being shot by police in an incident along Interstate 35 Saturday has been identified.

The San Marcos Police Department said the man was 31-year-old Rescue Eram, who was a resident of San Marcos for a couple of years.

SMPD said Eram allegedly ran into traffic and charged at officers with a weapon in hand.

A joint investigation with the Texas Rangers and the SMPD Criminal Investigations Division is underway. Another internal administrative investigation for SMPD has also been opened.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Austin-Travis County

More Austin-Travis County News

Tracking the Coronavirus

Coronavirus Cases Tracker

Latest Central Texas COVID-19 Cases

More Coronavirus Live Blogs

Trending Stories

Don't Miss